Volleyball Set for First Round NCAA Tournament
The Army West Point Volleyball team will take on Notre Dame in the first round of the NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship at noon on Wednesday, April 14, in Omaha, NE. The winner will advance to play No. 10 Oregon in the second round on Thursday, April 15.
Game Info: First Round | Wednesday, April 15 | Noon | Omaha, NE - Army (6-2) vs. Notre Dame (14-3) Live Stream (ESPN3) | Live Stats.
This is Army's second ever trip to the NCAA tournament. The only other season it advanced to the tournament was in 2009 under then third-year head coach Alma Kovaci Lee. The Cadets fell to Penn in University Park, Pa., 3-1 on Dec. 4, 2009. The Black Knights knocked off top-seeded Colgate, 3-1, in the Patriot League championship on April 3. In the semifinal round the night before, Army bested second-seeded Holy Cross in a five-set thriller.
Army enters the matchup riding a five-game winning streak after starting the season 1-2. The matchup marks the first-ever meeting between the two schools. Read more.